2017 Youth Awards

Scholarship currently OPEN!

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation has awarded Latino high school students grants for nearly two decades now. For the 2017 edition, it’s giving out three grants for students living in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Phoenix, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Washington DC. This award is only open to students with an unweighted 3.0 GPA who will graduate high school in the spring of 2018. It’s open to students with Hispanic heritage, as well as those with Filipino and Brazilian ancestry.



Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants • Scholarship currently OPEN!

Open to high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.


Bruin Becas SLCC • Scholarship currently OPEN!

Bruin Becas provides financial support for undocumented students who are enrolled in a credit-hour program through Salt Lake Community College. This need-based scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate resiliency and innovation in their pursuit of a higher education degree. Requirements: Be an undocumented student pursuing a higher education degree. Be a continuing Salt Lake Community College student, or a new student who has taken concurrent enrollment courses in high school. Have a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher. Agree to a scholarship contract (see PDF for details). If paying in-state tuition, applicant must enroll in at least 6 or more credit hours; if paying non-resident tuition, applicant must enroll in at least 3 or more credit hours.


The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Scholarship Program • Scholarship currently OPEN!

Requirements: Be a full-time enrolled student in an accredited community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program during the period for which scholarship is requested. Individuals seeking scholarship consideration under the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival” (DACA) policy must possess an Employment Authorization Document (I-766) at the time of application. There is no GPA or academic major requirement. Students with excellent leadership potential are encouraged to apply.